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1 VITAL STATISTICS ADVISORY COMMITTEE () VITAL RECORDS PROTECTION ADVISORY COMMITTEE (VRPAC) JOINT COMMITTEE MEETING PUBLIC HEALTH POLICY AND RESEARCH BRANCH (PHPRB) HEALTH INFORMATION AND RESEARCH SECTION (HIRS) Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m Capitol Avenue, Third Floor Whitewater Room A. Welcome B. Introductions C. Approval of minutes from previous meeting o March 2, 2011, meeting minutes were approved as written. D. State Registrar s Response Attachment 1 o 7 new projects and 2 continuing projects were reviewed. E. New Business Attachment 2 o 4 new projects and 7 continuing projects require review and decision. F. Items for Discussion G. Recap of data requests approved in the Vital Statistics Unit Attachment 3 H. Public Comment on Matters Not on the Agenda I. Agenda Items for Future Meetings

2 VITAL STATISTICS ADVISORY COMMITTEE () VITAL RECORDS PROTECTION ADVISORY COMMITTEE (VRPAC) JOINT COMMITTEE MEETING PUBLIC HEALTH POLICY AND RESEARCH BRANCH (PHPRB) HEALTH INFORMATION AND RESEARCH SECTION (HIRS) Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m Capitol Avenue, Third Floor Whitewater Room AGENDA ATTACHMENT 1 STATE REGISTRAR RESPONSE State Registrar Concurred with Recommendations The following projects were reviewed at the previous meeting held on March 2, Continuing Research 1. Project Title: Development of a Research-Ready Pregnancy and Newborn Biobank in California Martin Kharrazi, PhD, Chief CDPH/Genetic Disease Screening Program/Program Research and Demonstration Section Birth Stat Master 2009 all personal identifiers (PIs) Death Stat Master 2008, 2009 all PIs Birth Cohort 2007 all PIs 2. Project Title: Study to Explore Early Development (SEED) Gayle C. Windham, PhD, Chief CDPH, Epidemiological Surveillance Unit Birth and Birth Cohort 2006, 2007 previously obtained for another project

3 Agenda Attachment 1 State Registrar Response Page 2 of 4 New Research 3. Project Title: Persistent Organic Pollutants and Breast Cancer Risk: Chemicals Old and New Peggy Reynolds, PhD, Senior Research Scientist Cancer Prevention Institute of California (formerly Northern California Cancer Center) Birth Stat Master 2007, 2008, 2009 all PIs Tabled until next meeting. Additional materials required. 4. Project Title: Do accidents happen? An Examination of Injury Morbidity and Mortality among Maltreated Children Emily Putnam-Hornstein, Doctoral Candidate U. C. Berkeley, Center for Social Services Research Birth Stat Master 2007, 2008, 2009 all PIs 5. Project Title: California Hospital-Insurer Contracting Katherine Ho, Assistant Professor Columbia University 2003 Linked PDD/ED/AS/Vital Statistics Birth Cohort File

4 Agenda Attachment 1 State Registrar Response Page 3 of 4 New Research (Continued) 6. Project Title: Perinatal Exposure to Particulate Matter and Nitrogen Dioxide in Relation to Autism Spectrum Disorders Gayle C. Windham CDPH, Epidemiological Surveillance Unit Birth and Birth Cohort 1994, 1996 previously obtained for public health surveillance with Stipulation 7. Project Title: Age-Specific and Age-Adjusted Cause-Specific Mortality Rates for Arab Americans Kendra Schwartz Wayne State University Death Stat Master all PIs 8. Project Title: The California Teachers Study Rich Pinder, Programmer Analyst University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine Death Stat Master 2008, 2009 all PIs, including out-of-state events with Stipulation

5 Agenda Attachment 1 State Registrar Response Page 4 of 4 New Research (Continued) 9. Project Title: Longitudinal Study of Hospital outcomes for California s Children Linda Remy, PhD, Research Director UC San Francisco, Family Health Outcomes Project (FHOP) Birth Stat Master , 2009 all PIs; Fetal Death Stat Master 2009 all PIs

6 VITAL STATISTICS ADVISORY COMMITTEE () VITAL RECORDS PROTECTION ADVISORY COMMITTEE (VRPAC) JOINT COMMITTEE MEETING PUBLIC HEALTH POLICY AND RESEARCH BRANCH (PHPRB) HEALTH INFORMATION AND RESEARCH SECTION (HIRS) Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m Capitol Avenue, Third Floor Whitewater Room AGENDA ATTACHMENT 2 NEW BUSINESS The following projects were reviewed by the Health Information and Research Section. Continuing Research 1. Project Title: Pension Benefit Information Susan McDonald, President Pension Benefit Information DSMF 2009 with personal identifiers 2. Project Title: San Francisco Mammography Registry: A Research Resource Karla Kerlikowske, MD University of California San Francisco Merged Death Data with personal identifiers 3. Project Title: Predictors of Recurrent Breast Tumors in Women with DCIS Karla Kerlikowske, MD University of California San Francisco Merged Death Data with personal identifiers

7 Agenda Attachment 2 New Business Page 2 of 3 Continuing Research (continued) 4. Project Title: UCSF Breast Cancer SPORT: Bay Area Translational Research Program Outcomes Core Karla Kerlikowske, MD University of California San Francisco Merged Death Data with personal identifiers 5. Project Title: Childhood Autism Risks from Genetics and the Environment (CHARGE) Study Irva Hertz-Picciotto, PhD University of California Davis, School of Medicine BSMF 2009 with personal identifiers; 2009 infant death file Target areas include Sacramento, North Central Valley, or East or North Bay counties of the San Francisco area 6. Project Title: Trends in Regional Specialty Care Hospitalization for Children in California Paul Wise, MD, MPH [Requester: Vandana Sundaram] Stanford University, Center for Health Policy/Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research DSMF 2009 with no personal identifiers 7. Project Title: Costs of Prematurity in California and the United States Cheryl Walker, MD, UC Davis Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Guibo Xing, PhD, UC Davis Center for Healthcare Policy & Research PDD/Linked birth data

8 Agenda Attachment 2 New Business Page 3 of 3 Continuing Research (continued) 8. Project Title: Death Records Search Billy Chen, Land Co. Development Resources, Inc. DSMF with personal identifiers 9. Project Title: Follow-up of Infants Born to Pregnant Women with Confirmed or Probable 2009 H1N1 Influenza with Symptom Onset from April 1 through December 31, 2009 Meileen Acosta, MPH CDPH, Division of Communicable Disease Control, Communicable Disease Emergency Response Branch BSMF 2008, 2009 with personal identifiers; FDSMF 2008, 2009 with personal identifiers 10. Project Title: The Effect of Speed Limits on Infant Health, Accidents, and Travel Time Arthur van Benthem Stanford University Birth Cohort , , 1999 NOPI 11. Project Title: Tracking the Well-Being of Children in California Mark Mather, PhD, Associate Vice President, Domestic Programs Population Reference Bureau BSMF 2008, 2009 NOPI, Death public use 2008, 2009 NOPI

9 VITAL STATISTICS ADVISORY COMMITTEE () VITAL RECORDS PROTECTION ADVISORY COMMITTEE (VRPAC) JOINT COMMITTEE MEETING PUBLIC HEALTH POLICY AND RESEARCH BRANCH (PHPRB) HEALTH INFORMATION AND RESEARCH SECTION (HIRS) Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m Capitol Avenue, Third Floor Whitewater Room AGENDA ATTACHMENT 3 RECAP OF DATA REQUESTS APPROVED IN THE VITAL STATISTICS SECTION County Requests 1. City of Berkeley Public Health Dept Death, 2009 Birth; 2009 Fetal Death 2. LA County Dept. of Health Services, 2009 Death; 2009 Fetal Death Data Collection and Analysis 3. San Francisco County Public Health Dept Birth 4. Santa Clara Public Health 2007 Birth Cohort; 2009 Birth 5. Shasta County Health and Human 2009 Death Services Agency, Public Health Dept./ NE CA Regional Epidemiologist 6. Solano County Health and Social Services, 2007, 2008 Death Public Health 7. Yolo County Public Health Dept Death Death Requests 1. California Emerging Infections Program 2009 Death 2. Office of AIDS, Research 2008, 2009 Death 3. Dept. of Industrial Relations, DOSH CFOI Unit 2009 Death 4. Yale New Haven Health Services Death

10 Agenda Attachment 3 Recap of Data Requests Page 2 of 2 Birth Requests 1. CDPH Environmental Health Investigations Br Birth Cohort 2. CDPH Maternal and Child Health Branch 2009 OSHPD PDD; 2008 OSHPD Linked PDD/Birth Cohort 3. Maternal, Child, and Adolescent Health Prog Birth Cohort 4. Los Angeles Unified School District 2009 Birth

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